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Encouraging language without expectations #autism #play

This week, Little Star has had a little word explosion. For her ūüėä She has been isming a lot with the volunteers, but incredibly interactive with me. 669 more words

Little Star Does

Milk Science & Art

The objective for this activity is to explore colors with use of milk and food coloring. The secondary benefit will be cause and effect/color mixing. The DRDP Categories this will focus on are: exploration of objects plus cause and effect. 345 more words

Cause And Effect

Oliver's Kitchen: PZAS Toys - 38 PC. Wooden Play Food, with 3 Mixing Bowls

We love this salad set for the play kitchen. It is very well made and I would definitely buy other play food sets from them. 128 more words

Oliver's Posts

The Many Benefits of Pretend Play

We have all heard that play is the work of childhood. However, many parents seem to forget this bit of information, or perhaps simply discard it as unimportant. 788 more words



-Located in Balboa Park, the closest parking is on Balboa Drive or Sixth Avenue.  See details and a map here.

-The museum is stroller friendly, with an elevator to the second floor.   184 more words


Oliver's Kitchen: Melissa & Doug -Wooden Steep & Serve Tea Set

This is an adorable wooden tea set and is one of our favorite things in the kitchen.  Since he likes to make coffee, I knew he would enjoy this too. 198 more words

Thrift Store Finds

When Dinosaurs Start Talking

I was a couple of weeks behind on grading Brynna’s schoolwork. ¬†I settled myself on the couch and I was determined that this would be the day that I would get completely caught up with my grading. ¬† 707 more words

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